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President of European Central Bank Mario Draghi at a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday,  Sept. 4, 2014.   (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
President of European Central Bank Mario Draghi at a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
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ECB surprises markets with rate cuts, new stimulus plan

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Trying to salvage a weak recovery, the European Central Bank on Thursday cut interest rates and announced a new economic stimulus program that involves buying financial assets.

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Recruiter Christina O, left, with New Western Acquisitions, meets with employment seekers during a job fair in Philadelphia in June.  (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Recruiter Christina O, left, with New Western Acquisitions, meets with employment seekers during a job fair in Philadelphia in June. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Unemployment applications remain at a still-low 302,000

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Slightly more Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, but the total number receiving aid remained at its lowest level in more than seven years.

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McDonald's Posts Strong Quarterly Earnings
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Fast food protests expected in push for higher pay

NEW YORK (AP) -- Hundreds of workers from McDonald's, Taco Bell, Wendy's and other fast-food chains are expected to walk off their jobs Thursday, according to labor organizers of the latest national protest to push the companies to pay their employees at least $15 an hour.

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Pumpkin patch
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New Jersey agritourism season gets underway

While many New Jersey residents are continuing to enjoy the fun in the sun at the beach, others have set their sights set on the state's farms as the agritourism season officially gets underway.

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The Tahoe Reno Industrial Center near Reno, Nevada, where Tesla Motors will manufacture batteries for electric cars. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File)
The Tahoe Reno Industrial Center near Reno, Nevada, where Tesla Motors will manufacture batteries for electric cars. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File)
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Tesla reportedly has selected Nevada for new battery plant

RENO, Nev. (AP) -- Tesla Motors has chosen Nevada as the site for a massive, $5 billion factory that will pump out batteries for a new generation of electric cars, a person familiar with the company's plans said Wednesday.

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Ira Goldman, creator of the Knee Defender, the device that got airline passenger James Beach into a dispute. (AP)
Ira Goldman, creator of the Knee Defender, the device that got airline passenger James Beach into a dispute. (AP)
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Angst in the Air: ‘Knee Defender’ user tells his side of the story

NEW YORK (AP) -- The businessman whose dispute with a fellow airline passenger over a reclined seat sparked a national debate about air-travel etiquette says he's embarrassed by the way the confrontation unfolded and that he regrets his behavior.

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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen attends a Board of Governors meeting at the Federal Reserve in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen attends a Board of Governors meeting at the Federal Reserve in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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Regulators set rules meant to ward off future bank crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal regulators are set to require big banks to keep enough high-quality assets on hand to survive during a severe downturn, the latest move under congressional mandate to lessen the likelihood of another financial meltdown.

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2015 Chrysler 200 automobile moves down the assembly line at the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant in Sterling Heights, Mich. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
2015 Chrysler 200 automobile moves down the assembly line at the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant in Sterling Heights, Mich. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
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Chrysler, Nissan lead US autos to Aug. sales rise

DETROIT (AP) -- Most major automakers reported stronger-than-expected U.S. sales in August, leading to predictions of the highest annual selling rate in at least eight years.

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Fairway ‘Shopping Night’ to benefit Saint Barnabas burn center

TheĀ  Burn Center at Saint Barnabas gets a boost next Wednesday night when the Fairway Market in Woodland Park hosts a special "Shopping Night" to benefit the Saint Barnabas Burn Foundation.

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CVS/pharmacy in Miami
CVS/pharmacy in Miami (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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CVS changes corporate name, ends tobacco sales Oct. 1

As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.

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